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Modelling & Simulation Engineer - Space Engineering

Modelling & Simulation Engineer - Space Engineering

Job Title: Modelling & Simulation Engineer - Space Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894445_1518438935
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: February 12, 2018 12:35

Job Description

Are you an ambitious software engineer with experience within the modelling & simulation field? Do you have an understanding of spacecraft systems, flight dynamics, spacecraft control system dynamics?

You will be joining an organisation at the forefront of new technology, developing new ideas and concepts to change the space industry.

This organisation has developed spacecraft simulators for over 10 years for the European Space Agency. High-fidelity spacecraft functional engineering simulators are used to: perform system sizing and tradeoffs; perform mission analysis and feasibility; validate guidance, navigation and control strategies; and to test the on-board control algorithms for robustness and performance.

Due to a high degree of growth and diversifying of products and capabilities they have the opportunity for an ambitious software engineer with experience within the modelling & simulation field to join them

About You
*1st Class or 2:1 degree in Mathematics/Physics/Space Engineering or equivalent
*Knowledge of spacecraft systems, flight dynamics and spacecraft control system dynamics
*Knowledge of Matlab/Simulink and C.
*Experience of full software life cycle from requirements to delivery.
*Fluency in English, both spoken and written.
*Eligibility to work and live in the UK and Germany
*Flexibility for travel and short term relocation to Germany, Holland or elsewhere in Europe, when needed.

Desirable Requirements:
*Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming and design tools, such as UML, C++ or Java
*Knowledge of Fortran
*Knowledge of Linux systems specifically SLES 11
*Experience of real-time simulation
*Experience of the AOCS in spacecraft

Modelling & Simulation Engineer - Space Engineering
Salary Competitive + flexible working hours, private medical insurance, share options

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.